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Safe Night Overview

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Safe Night is a mobile service that allows the community to respond to urgent needs for shelter.

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Safe Night Overview

  1. 1. SAFE NIGHTUsing mobile to help domestic violenceorganizations meet emergency needs
  2. 2. I have an agenda.
  3. 3. I want you to believe we can use mobile phones to build virtual shelters.
  4. 4. First, some numbers.
  5. 5. All from a single day:September 15, 2011.
  6. 6. 5,363 Individuals receivedservices from domestic violence agencies in California.
  7. 7. 2,822People found emergency shelter or transitional housing.
  8. 8. 924Requests went unmet.
  9. 9. 612 Of those unmet requestswere for emergency shelter or transitional housing.
  10. 10. We believe we can help.
  11. 11. Safe Night will meetemergency needs by crowdsourcingfunding for temporary emergency shelter.
  12. 12. Assisted by technology,community can bridge emergency need andstable funded services.
  13. 13. We are focused on asingle problem within the larger issue.
  14. 14. 612Unmet requests were for emergency shelter or transitional housing.
  15. 15. But we have other,behind the scenes, goals.
  16. 16. CommunityEngagement!
  17. 17. Systems integration!
  18. 18. Data!
  19. 19. This a partnership.
  20. 20. We have support.
  21. 21. But we still need more help.
  22. 22. Source: Heroes by videoplaceboisnot
  23. 23. Thank you!Marnie Webb-webb@caravanstudios.org-@webbCaravan Studios-http://caravanstudios.tumblr.com-@caravanstudios
  24. 24. Caravan Studios is a division of TechSoupGlobal, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

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